Akon gives his verdict on Burna Boy, Wizkid, Davido
Akon described Burna Boy as a beast, Wizkid as a born superstar, Davido as an underdog, and added that Mr. Eazi is more of a businessman than a singer.
By Kehinde Okeowo
Senegalese-American singer, Aliaune Damala Badara Thiam, popularly known as Akon, has been making waves on social media after rating three Nigerian music superstars.
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In what is now a trending conversation on the microblogging platform, Twitter, Konvict Muzik founder spoke about the massive movement and growth of the Afrobeats genre over time during an interview with Sway Calloway’s Sway Universe. and his friends.
Sharing his thoughts on three of Africa’s biggest and most influential Afrobeats bands, Akon described Burna Boy as a beast.
According to Akon, the “Last Last” crooner, Burna Boy, is a beast killing him right now. He also said he liked his song right now.
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Describing Wizkid, Akon said the Grammy winner is a born superstar, no doubt, adding that he makes great music effortlessly.
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He went on to say that the “Essence” crooner only releases an album once a year, but the song ends up trending for an entire year.
“Wizkid is just a superstar. He’s one of those guys who puts out a record a year and that record lasts all year. Like he’s just a born star no doubt,” a- he pointed out.
Speaking about Davido, Akon called the DMW boss a very hardworking artist, noting that Davido was seen as an underdog compared to Wizkid, but he managed to break into the music industry and continues to release music. accompanied by a video week after week. .
He went on to describe Mr. Eazi as being more of a businessman than an artist.
“Burna Boy is a beast. Wizkid is just a superstar. Davido is the hardest working artist because he was the underdog. Mr. Eazi is smart, he is more of a businessman to me than an artist. Akon concluded.